Smithsonian Magazine’s photo contest

Smithsonian Magazine’s annual photo contest—SI Castle, through Feb. 28, 2011

For its seventh annual photo contest, Smithsonian Magazine received more than 45,000 entries from the United States and around the world in the following five categories: Altered Images, Americana, The Natural World, People and Travel. The work of 30 finalists  is on display in the Smithsonian Castle through Feb. 28, 2011.

Photo by Laurie McAndish King

Posted: 22 July 2010
About the Author:

Alex di Giovanni has been editing The Torch since August 2006. Prior to joining the Smithsonian, she worked as a writer and editor for the National Geographic Society, Plexus Scientific, The Nature Conservancy, The National Foreign Language Center and St. Martin’s Press, among others. She has the best job in the world.